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June / July Newsletter 2020

June / July 2020 The Lockdown Edition 🔒 now UNLOCKED Click our NEWSLETTER link to read more >> https://preview.mailerlite.com/o4k0f1 * Responsible park users 'We thank you!' * Behind the scenes - our Trustees * The Big Bike Revival - free key worker servicing *...

Community food and the lockdown pop-up shop

So the virus has put a stop to the newly launched Community Fridge operating from our cafe since mid-March however the good work delivering and donating food to those in need in the community has continued. Our volunteers collect daily from from M & S, The Co-op...

Responsible park users, we thank you!

Thank you to those of you who have adhered to the government guidelines and kept your distance from others whilst using the park. Please where possible keep to the 2m social distancing. Let's try and keep everyone safe. Many have asked when the cafe and toilet...

May Newsletter

Cheer up your lockdown with some Hardie Park News What challenging times we are facing. We hope you have been able to stay up-beat and connected. The sunshine and bright weather has been a huge bonus. Fortunately, spring has sprung, the birds are singing and our skies...

Great ways to support your local park

This last quarter Amazon Smile donated £32.33 to Friends of Hardie Park. Shop on AmazonSmile at https://smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/1172078-0, and Amazon donates to Friends Of Hardie Park Ltd, at no cost to you. Facebook also has a facility if you don't have anything on...

Online Dogtopia Show

Head over to The Dogtopia Show 2020 page on Facebook and click Events. Select 'Dogtopia Show Online 2020 - enter until 6th June' Full ENTRY detail on the poster below.    

Behind the scenes…

The Covid-19 scenario we now find ourselves in highlights the exact reason why behind the scenes projects like ours need a panel of passionate trustees guiding and decision making on behalf of the charity. The range of business skills and knowledge they bring to...

We challenged you and we’d like to say thank you!

After the cancellation of The London Marathon 2020 the organisers of the biggest UK’s mass participation sports events came together to create the #twopointsixchallenge inspiring the nation to SAVE UK CHARITIES. Like us, many charities cancelled fundraising events and...

Your Easter parade!

In place of the Easter Egg Hunt this year you made us smile with your themed headwear creations. Our trustees kindly offered to provide a double Rossi Ice Cream cone with a flake for ALL the competition WINNERS. We can't wait to see you in the cafe! WELL DONE to........

Join us in the 2.6 Challenge

Dear Friends and Supporters, We’d love you to join ‘The 2.6 Challenge’ and support Hardie Park if you can! Sadly, there’s no London Marathon 2020 on Sunday 26th April and no Hardie Park events on the horizon during the imposed lockdown. Over the past 4 summers you...